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MBA Programs Accredited by ACICS & DETC

California Miramar University offers accredited online MBA programs that are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges & Schools (ACICS).

What is accreditation?

Accreditation is a status granted to an institution that meets or exceeds the stated criteria of educational quality. The purposes of accreditation are to assess and enhance the educational quality of an institution, to assure consistency in institutional operations, to promote institutional improvement, and to provide for public accountability. Read more from ACICS.

About Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS)

Founded in 1912, the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) is one of the most respected and longest established national accreditor of academic institutions in the United States. It is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

The scope of ACICS recognition by the Secretary of Education is defined as accreditation of private postsecondary institutions offering certificates or diplomas, and postsecondary institutions offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs designed to educate students for professional, technical, or occupational careers, via on campus, online, and hybrid courses.

ACICS currently accredits more than 680 institutions throughout the United States and more than a dozen foreign countries enrolling approximately 650,000 students. ACICS is a not for profit organization incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia with offices maintained in the District of Columbia.


California Miramar University is a private institution and is approved to operate in the State of California by The Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education based on provisions of the California Private Postsecondary Education Act (CPPEA) of 2009. Approval to operated means compliance with minimum state standards as set forth in California Education Code (CEC). The Bureau can be reached at: P.O. Box 980818, Sacramento, CA 95798-0818, Phone: 916.574.7774. A student or any member of the public who has any unanswered questions or complaints may contact and/or file a complaint about this institution with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education by calling Toll Free: 888-370-7589 or by completing a complaint form, which can be obtained on the bureau's internet web site (

For information on California Miramar University's annual institutional reports or to see our Student Performance Fact Sheets for each program that we offer please visit this link: California Miramar University's BPPE Annual Reports and Records.